Gwinnett Braves 10, Durham Bulls 5
The Bulls could not overcome an eight run frame by their opponent as they fell to the Braves on Saturday night. Nevin Ashley was 2 for 2 with a double and a home run. Henry Wrigley was 2 for 5 with an RBI. Brooks Conrad had a solo homer. Stephen Vogt had a double. Josh Lueke was the losing pitcher. Adam Liberatore struck out 5 in 2 1/3 innings.
Huntsville Stars 6, Montgomery Biscuits 5 (10 innings)
The Biscuits gave up their lead only to lose to the Stars in extra innings. Mark Thomas was 3 for 5 with a double and 3 RBI’s. Derek Dietrich had a double. Brett Nommensen drove home a run. Neil Schenk suffered the loss.
Charlotte Stone Crabs 9, St Lucie Mets 8
The Stone Crabs won on Saturday night in walk-off fashion as they scored twice in the home half of the ninth to win their second straight over the Mets. Luke Bailey was 3 for 4 with 2 doubles, a home run and 4 RBI’s. Steven Tinoco was 3 or 5 with a double and scored the game winning run. Robby Price was 3 for 4 with a double and an RBI. Riccio Torrez also had two double. Lenny Linsky was the winner for the Stone Crabs.
South Bend Silver Hawks 11, Bowling Green Hot Rods 10
The Silver Hawks offense used a ten run sixth inning to help beat the Hot Rods on Saturday night. Drew Vettleson was 4 for 5 with a home run and 4 RBI’s. Tyler Goeddel was 3 for 5 with a double and an RBI. Jake Hager was 3 for 5. Jeff Malm, Ryan Brett and Juniel Querecuto each had a double. Roberto Gomez pitched 3 shut-out innings. Charlie Cononie suffered the loss.
Hudson Valley Renegades 6, Lowell Spinners 5
The Renegades got a taste of baseball legacy as they faced off against the Spinners at Fenway Park for the 2012 Futures at Fenway Game in which the Renegades held of a bottom of the ninth rally to win by a run. Jake DePew was a perfect 4 for 4 with a home run and 3 RBI’s. Ryan Dunn was 2 for 2 with a double and a RBI. Joel Caminero had a double. Jeff Ames picked up the win to improve to 4-0 after throwing 3 shut-out innings.
Johnson City Cardinals 9, Princeton Rays 8
The P-Rays lost their lead in the bottom of the ninth to lose their third straight game against the Cardinals. John Alexander was 3 for 5 with a double. Omar Narvaez was 3 for 5 with an RBI. Oscar Hernandez and Brandon Martin each had a home run. Reid Redman had a double. Nick Sawyer was charged with the loss.
GCL Rays 2, GCL Orioles 2 (Suspended)
Saturday’s Rays/Orioles game in Sarasota was suspended after rain in the sixth inning. Play was halted with game tied 2-2. Yoel Araujo had a double. Spencer Edwards and Bralin Jackson drove home the Rays runs. Luis Cabrera pitched 3 shut-out innings.
DSL Rays 5, DSL Astros 5
The Rays held off a late charge by the Astros to win 5-3 on Saturday. Ismael Aguero had a home run. Rolman Ramirez had a triple. Eric Maria and Alexander each had a double. Junior Feliz pitched 3 perfect frames. Ariel Gracia earned the win and Ruben Paredes the save.